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website maintenance services provider

Before Hiring a Website Maintenance Services Provider

Before Hiring a Website Maintenance Services Provider – Ask These 10 Questions Are You a Small Business Owner Looking to Hire a Website Maintenance Services Provider? Website Maintenance Services Providers are getting a lot of attention these days. And, one size does not fit all. Depending on your business, and…

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before hiring a web designer

Before Hiring a Web Designer

Before Hiring a Web Designer – Ask These 6 Questions Are You a Small Business Owner Looking at Hiring a Web Designer? Are you looking at hiring a web designer for your small business? We know that it can be daunting. There are several service providers to choose from.  So…

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website maintenance plans and care

Website Maintenance Plans and Care for the Successful Website

Why Website Maintenance Plans and Care are Important for Your Website Success Website maintenance plans and care are now an integral part of website ownership. Because just like your iPhone or tablet, the software of your website needs to be updated. It requires care and maintenance to keep your website…

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Improve WordPress Website Performance

Improve Your WordPress Website Performance Easy to Medium Level Fixes Worth Making Are you ready to improve your WordPress website performance? These five tips will help you on your way. Remember the old adages- “Beauty is only skin deep“, and, “It’s what’s on the inside that matters“? In the case…

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User experience

User Experience Website Checklist and ‘Nevermind’

It’s one of those catch-phrases that we hear about a lot lately; ‘User Experience‘. For websites, it’s the all-inclusive way of referring to whether visitors to your website can easily ‘do‘ what they came to ‘do‘. And so, we thought it might be handy for new small business owners to…

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Social Media has me thinking about divorce

Social Media Has Me Thinking About Divorce

from the desk of Kari – Founder/Creative Director at Studio Barn Creative Yes, social media has me thinking about divorce, often. It also has me thinking about hardscoop ice cream. Let me clarify. I am happily married and imbibe only on occasion. However, because there are some great folks out…

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How Your Email Address Could Be a Deal Breaker

How Your Email Address Could Be a Deal Breaker You may be wondering how your email address could be a deal breaker. There are more than a handful of articles about what recruiters and hiring managers are looking for where email addresses and new hires are concerned. But let’s talk…

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free stock photography

Free Stock Photography for 2021

Free Stock Photography Sites for 2021 And One For-a-Fee Recommendation Our brains are more engaged by images than text. According to 3M, we can process the meaning of images 60,000 times faster than words. They go on to say we only remember a fifth of what we hear. Pictures are…

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domain names and hosting

Understanding Domain Names and Hosting

Understanding domain names and hosting can be one of the most confusing things for new small business owners. Especially for the non-techy. We get it. And, we’ve been there. Below is a high-level overview of these two items and how to understand them for your business. WHAT IS A DOMAIN…

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social distancing

Social Distancing and Small Business

Social Distancing Affecting Your Business? What You Can Do to Connect With Customers Social Distancing. … We are thinking of you.  Really.  And it has us wondering how we can help.  (If you want to skip to the ‘good stuff’, we’ve included some links at the end that we think…

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Google My Business Listing

Google My Business Listing – Who Owns It

Your Google My Business Listing: Are You the Owner? Do you have a Google My Business Listing for your small business? It’s easy enough to find out with a quick Google search using your business name. If you see one, do you know who owns it? Moreover, can you access…

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